on The Creative Penn:
Intro by Joanna Penn:
Writers are chameleon creatures – we inhabit different skins when we write, and we play different characters in the world.
It’s natural to behave differently when you’re with a loved one, or with a new acquaintance, or your Dad or your best friend. And it’s just as natural to create a persona to help you with the interactions necessary in the writer’s life.
In today’s article, Jess Lourey and Shannon Baker, two writers with 23 books between them, share their tips for coping with the amount of public interaction a published writer must do.